Sentence Examples


  • As they reached the door, he allowed her to exit first in his usual chivalrous way.
  • The chivalrous courtesy which he showed to the captive princesses was a favourite theme for later rhetoricians.
  • Thus perished at the age of thirty-six one of the most chivalrous and gifted of a gallant band of brothers, four of whom laid down their lives in their country's cause.
  • Victor Emmanuel was sincerely anxious to assist Napoleon, for in spite of Nice and Savoy and Mentana he felt a chivalrous desire to help the man who had fought for Italy.
  • As a young man Henry had been chivalrous and adventurous, and in politics anxious for good government and justice.

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